Fat Margaret Museum and Visitor Centre

Welcome to the Fat Margaret Museum and Visitor Centre!

Listed in UNESCO heritage, the complex provides an overview of maritime trade, agencies, and navigation in the Middle Ages, as well as in the era of sailing, steam, and motor ships. There is a total of 1,000 m² of exhibition space. The star exhibit is the 700-year-old Koge wreck found in Kadriorg in 2015. There are about 70 ship models out of which 17 have been created specifically for the exhibition, nearly 700 items, and 50 digital and hands-on solutions.

Welcome to the Fat Margaret Museum and Visitor Centre!

Listed in UNESCO heritage, the complex provides an overview of maritime trade, agencies, and navigation in the Middle Ages, as well as in the era of sailing, steam, and motor ships. Ther

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  • Beautiful building with a nice exposition

    Beautiful building from the inside. Usually we just see it from outside at the entrance of the Old Town. But worth a visit, the exposition is very well presented and gives us a lot of information...

  • Impressive tower

    The medieval Fat Margaret Tower and the Great Coastal Gate next to it were built to defend the city from the seaward side of town. The tower was completed in 1530. The round tower has a diameter of...

  • Highly recommended for visit after renovation

    The Fat Margaret Tower as an original part of the Estonian Maritime Museum was opened after the total renovation on November 28, 2019. And it’s really worth visiting it, if you interested in the...


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